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ERIC Number: EJ549480
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-4021
Shelters for Runaway and Homeless Youths: Capacity and Occupancy.
Greene, Jody M.; And Others
Child Welfare, v76 n4 p549-61 Jul-Aug 1997
Data from a nationally representative sample of shelters for runaway and homeless youths (n=160) were analyzed to determine shelter capacity, occupancy, and occupancy ratios. Analysis focused in particular on occupancy ratios by funding status, shelter size, metropolitan statistical area, season, and day of the week. Results showed a relatively low occupancy ratio, raising a number of questions. (Author/EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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